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As oil continues to pour from the wreckage of the Macondo lease, a new source of pollution has opened up. Politicians seeking electoral advantage, pundits seeking recognition and worried citizens ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 856 comments on Tue May 25, 2010 at 05:39 AM PDT with 1048 Recommends
Congratulations to the White House and ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 1432 comments on Thu Jun 16, 2011 at 09:39 AM PDT with 1000 Recommends
You might remember Republican Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn. Well she tried some bullshit McCarthyite tactics on Al Gore testifying today and Al gave it right back to her. She accused Gore of ...
by TomP
Comment Count 557 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2009 at 01:00 PM PDT with 965 Recommends
As the oil makes shore, and British Petroleum eyes horizons deep in something quite other than water, the real question lands on the desk of the one man who can make of this tragic disaster an ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 625 comments on Fri Apr 30, 2010 at 10:09 AM PDT with 894 Recommends
In 2008, progressives took some giant steps forward in marshalling all the resources available to fight the distortions and use the truth to fight back. Now we need to apply lessons learned to ...
by John Kerry
Comment Count 355 comments on Wed Jul 15, 2009 at 09:54 AM PDT with 892 Recommends
Perhaps you've missed it (that is if you haven't been connected to the world for a few decades are so), but there is a full-throated attack under way against the integrity of the scientific process, ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 361 comments on Thu May 06, 2010 at 09:23 PM PDT with 863 Recommends
Utility giant Pacific Gas and Electric has quit the US Chamber of Commerce, decrying the Chamber's opposition to efforts that would protect the climate. This marks the beginning of a major shift in ...
by D R B
Comment Count 283 comments on Tue Sep 22, 2009 at 01:40 PM PDT with 846 Recommends
Crossposted from Docudharma. I think some the angst I’m feeling comes from my fear that, even with our historic victory, that too little will change in ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 672 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2008 at 01:06 PM PST with 766 Recommends
Al Gore evident dropped into the Aspen Institute's confab last week to rail against corporate evildoers doing to the climate change debate exactly what they did to the tobacco debate 40 years ago. ...
by nzanne
Comment Count 426 comments on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 02:40 PM PDT with 754 Recommends
To corporate media hacks, there are no objective facts. Because they are incapable of either researching or comprehending what can be demonstrably proved, they dumb down all issues to mere partisan ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 504 comments on Fri Dec 11, 2009 at 04:24 PM PST with 728 Recommends
How refreshing is it to hear someone speak intelligently? Anyone who was lucky enough to catch The Rachel Maddow Show last night already ...
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 349 comments on Thu Feb 11, 2010 at 07:22 AM PST with 678 Recommends
You've Seen the Movie -- Now It's Time to ACT! Thursday, October 22, 2009 Friends, It's the #1 question I'm constantly asked after people see my movie: "OK -- ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 374 comments on Thu Oct 22, 2009 at 04:12 AM PDT with 672 Recommends
The man who said he was going to challenge the system, fight corporate lobbyists and change the system now appears to be fighting for the status quo and corporate America at every turn. I call the ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 877 comments on Wed Dec 16, 2009 at 09:41 AM PST with 650 Recommends
I am frustrated. And depressed. First of all, the oil spill is just overwhelming. Everything about it. The amount of marine life killed, the wetlands destroyed, and then all of the extra disaster on ...
by Jill Richardson
Comment Count 1120 comments on Sat Jul 10, 2010 at 03:42 AM PDT with 641 Recommends
Until a few months ago, nobody ever heard of John Abraham, an engineering professor at St. Thomas University in St. Paul. Maybe you've never heard of him. But he's shaping up to be perhaps the ...
by Keith Pickering
Comment Count 174 comments on Fri Nov 26, 2010 at 02:10 PM PST with 638 Recommends
Toxic black dust covers a working class community in south Chicago when strong winds pick up Koch Industries owned petcoke piled high along the Calumet River. Detroit found out the Kocks dirty ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 183 comments on Fri Oct 18, 2013 at 07:40 AM PDT with 629 Recommends
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island made a statement that is giving great offense to Republicans. (Hat tip to Charles P. Pierce for flagging this .) "So, you may have a question for me," ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 161 comments on Tue May 21, 2013 at 03:38 PM PDT with 626 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] One time in the 2006 Christmas season I was just hanging around the threads at Daily Kos, the topic turned to food and cooking and it was instantly apparent ...
by paradox
Comment Count 327 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 05:22 AM PDT with 624 Recommends
The niding, nithering, naysayers keep searching for the ...
by Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse
Comment Count 180 comments on Sun Oct 04, 2009 at 06:51 PM PDT with 615 Recommends
Mother Jones China is imploding and it knows it. China is imploding under its own pollution of dark mercury laced clouds and the stench of its chemical and waste tainted water. A fourth of the ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 435 comments on Tue Feb 28, 2012 at 08:33 AM PST with 608 Recommends